Honeywell acquires cloud platform creator Movilizer

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has completed its acquisition of privately held Movilizer, which created one of the world´s first cloud platforms for field service applications, the company said.

Movilizer is used by remote workers performing service or maintenance, sales and distribution, and warehousing activities away from the office. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Movilizer´s cloud software enables a distributed workforce to create, deploy and manage workflow solutions — whether at the point of sale, in the field, in a warehouse or distribution center. Customers can seamlessly collect, transmit and analyze data generated by their workers on their existing information technology (IT) systems, enabling them to harness the power of their workforce from anywhere to best serve the needs of their end customers.

Honeywell is a diversified technology and manufacturing company, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services.